Biological Hazard in South Korea on October 19 2018 03:58 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Env Pollution and other environmental
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Extreme Extraordinary threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number BH-20181019-65099-KOR
Event type Biological Hazard
Date/Time October 19 2018 03:58 AM (UTC)
Last update October 19 2018 04:00 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Is not or not known Damage level
Affected area Multi-states event : Event affected several state (province). It can not be more than 50% of the country's territory.

Geographic information

Continent Asia
Country South Korea
County / State Multiple area
Area Gunsan, North Jeolla Province and Cheongju, North Chungcheong Province
Settlement
Coordinate 35.97, 126.74

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0

Biohazard information

Biohazard level 3/4 - Hight
Biohazard description Bacteria and viruses that can cause severe to fatal disease in humans, but for which vaccines or other treatments exist, such as anthrax, West Nile virus, Venezuelan equine encephalitis, SARS virus, variola virus (smallpox), tuberculosis, typhus, Rift Valley fever, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, yellow fever, and malaria. Among parasites Plasmodium falciparum, which causes Malaria, and Trypanosoma cruzi, which causes trypanosomiasis, also come under this level.
Disease, agent name A/H5Nx
Infected person(s) 0
Species 2
Status 1
Symptomes